Ancient China Background Information for Teachers and Parents

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This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about ancient China.  The information is designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. movie Ancient China. It expla...

U.S. Legislative, Executive, and Judicial Powers Lesson Plan: Branches of Government Game

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In this lesson plan which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students use a free online game to sort  sort the three branches of government : Legislative, Executive, and Judicial. Students then extend their...

Branches of Government Civics Game

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Visit the lesson ideas page to find resources for Branches of Government, a free online social studies and civics game....

Lesson Ideas for Using BrainPOP to Teach About Holidays

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BrainPOP and BrainPOP Jr. offer lots of seasonal movie topic pages. Here are some ideas for using Brainpop to teach about holidays:...

George Washington Carver Lesson Plan: Peanuts, Agriculture, and Inventions

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In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-5, students use BrainPOP resources to explore key events in the life of George Washington Carver. Students will also explain the meaning of agricul...

Global Wiki Lesson Plan: Rural, Urban, and Suburban Environments

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In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-5, students use BrainPOP resources to distinguish between the three types of environments (rural, urban and suburban). They will also connect with ...

October Spotlights!

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Sneak peek! We've got three Spotlights for you throughout the month of October! Our Spotlight: Election covers timely topics like Branches of Government, Democracy, Political Beliefs, Political Part...

Helen Keller Background Information for Teachers and Parents

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This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about Helen Keller. The information is designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. movie Helen Keller. It explains...

Helen Keller Activities for Kids

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In this set of activities adaptable for grades K-3, parents and educators will find ideas for teaching about Helen Keller. These activities are designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. Helen Keller top...

Homes Background Information for Teachers and Parents

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This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about homes. The information is designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. movie Homes. It explains the type of c...